Health and the Natural Environment APPG

First Registered: 02/06/2021 • Last updated on: 15/06/2022

To examine the physical health and mental wellbeing benefits to people of all ages that come from access to and connection with the natural environment.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.
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Reticulating Splines
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9 Current APPG Officers
Lord Blencathra Portrait
Lord Blencathra
Vice Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 2nd June 2021
2 APPG Memberships
Bees and Pollinators , Woods and Trees
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Alexander Stafford MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 0207 219 6376.


Public Enquiry Point:

Jim Burt, National Academy for Social Prescribing, Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road, London SE1 8XX



National Academy for Social Prescribing acts as the group's secretariat.

27 Apr 2021
National Academy for Social Prescribing
Secretariat   From : 27/04/2021 To : 26/04/2022

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Health and the Natural Environment APPG